Who says learning new things can’t be fun? Miami, aside from being a hotbed of events from art to music, it also feature a couple of alternative and educational ways for having fun. So if you want to learn something new while still having the time of your life, here are a few suggestions from us.
Whether you’re a brand new parent or an experienced one Nicklaus Children’s Hospital’s parenting workshop entitled Developmental Milestones, and Indications for Testing on August 22, 2015 from 6 pm to 7:30pm. Dr. Rose Alvarez-Salvat will be giving a free lecture on how one can understand the developmental and red flags in childhood and school age. Also to be discussed are topics on learning disabilities, developmental delay and so much more.
GBSL Baseball & Softball League are currently having an open registration for their upcoming youth baseball and softball league starting on July 21. Qualified children should be 4 to 15 years old. Registration included their own uniform, a team picture, a complimentary Miami Marlin game ticket and access to games and practices. Those who are first timers are highly welcome.
How about dancing? Siga la Vaca Restaurant is holding free Tango classes and Milonga in Miami with Diego Santana every Wednesday at 8 pm. So pick up those dancing shoes and dance the night away!
Have you ever wanted to do a good make-up just like those vloggers in YouTube but none of them simply work for you? The Center Corporation VP Trading will be holding a workshop entitled Makeup Workshop: Contour & Illumination on July 22, 2015 from 6 pm to 8:30pm. Here you can learn how to use products like powder and cream and use them to highlight and contour your face for that perfect do-it-yourself makeover. But if you want to look like a classic vintage pin-up girl, you might want to trek over to L.A. Boudoir Miami for their Vintage Style Session with Miss Jenna Beth – MiMo District. Here Jenna Beth will be teaching interested fashionistas, regardless of gender, how to pull off the perfect 40s look. What more is that attendees will receive 10% off in apparel and 20% off on accessories at LA Boudoir during that event only.
For those artists at heart, the AutoNation Academy of Art + Design will be holding two five-week summer classes entitled NSU Art Museum & AutoNation Academy Present Adult Summer Nights Art Series – and it is for adults.
Regent Cocktail Club will be having a class on July 24 called Learning The Art of Crafting Cocktails. This will be a bi-monthly event where those who wants to learn the art of bartending will be learning from the professionals themselves. Each class will be different as they will be revolving around specific spirits. Perfect if you’re planning for future special occasions and you want to give it a personal touch
Have you ever wondered how some movies manage to bring out a perfect cast while others don’t? O Cinema Wynwood will be showing aspiring filmmakers on how they can have that perfect cast for their upcoming film through their class entitled Casting 101 Lab Presented by FilmGate on July 25, 2015. It doesn’t matter if you’re planning for a small indie film or a big budget blockbuster, you will be taught by an array of professionals such as Jordi Vilasuso, Manny Arca, Ed Arena and George Ortiz on how to get things done. In addition to that, actors are encouraged to come with a headshot and reel to distribute to casting directors in the workshop and to create an actor archive.